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"How's yours taste?" "Like a mattress." "Want mine?" "I'm stuffed now!" - Moe & Curly (UNCIVIL WARRIORS, 1935)

Cast Member : Lester Allen

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 Born  1891-11-17
Utica, NY
 Died  1949-11-06
Los Angeles, CA
Struck and killed by a car; at the time of his death, he worked at Bud Abbott's Back Stage Cafe.

When Ted Healy & His Stooges quit rehearsals of the Shubert Brothers' Broadway revue THE PASSING SHOW OF 1932 (on Aug. 16, 1932), Allen was tapped to replace Healy as the show's MC. The show's preview tour opened to poor reviews in Detroit on Sept. 4; Lester was replaced by Jack Osterman, and the show finally closed in Cincinnati by the end of September.

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Acting Credits

  Released Film or Short Title Featuring Role
1.  1934-01-05 FUGITIVE LOVERS Ted Healy and His Stooges Parker
2.  1948-12-09 CRIME ON THEIR HANDS Moe, Larry and Shemp Runty
3.  1955-10-06 HOT ICE Moe, Larry and Shemp Runty

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